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The original Living Desert/Little 5 Tour! 08h00 to 13h30 from Swakopmund in our 4x4's: we go into the dune/gravel plains area to track the little creatures - snakes, chameleons, geckoes, lizards, scorpions, insects, etc - and also give info on the...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 81 128 1038
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a wonderful experience.The tour guide picked us from the guesthouse and dropped us off there after the tour. Its a tour suitable for all ages. It was both an educational and also fun tour. The travel guides were very knowledgeable and could trace...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kaylakue
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took 2 tours, Living Dessert and Welwitschia/Moon landscape. Both where a great experience and are highly recommended! The guides where knowledgeable about the area and willing to answer any question.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Martin D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chantal Bosch took us on exciting and informative tour of the desert. Great for families, singles and anyone who appreciates nature and living creatures & eco-systems. A beautiful tour of the Namibian dune-life!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 987kittyh
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We went out with Tommy on a really cold morning and didn’t know how much we’d get to see. We saw so much and the weather made no difference at all overall. We’d really recommend this to anyone in the area - with or without...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tour187306
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Jurgen our guide was a real conservationist and passionate about preserving this beautiful patch of the Namib desert. The manner in which he was able to produce amazing creature out of the seemingly sterile desert sand was a wonder to behold. I must admit that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank williamk271
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Chantelle is a born entertainer & her love of the desert & it’s creatures is contagious. She picked us up at 8, dropped us off at 2 and kept the whole group (2 Americans, 4 Swiss, 2 Austrians) engaged & laughing the whole time -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MelindaV513
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Eben and Chantelle took us out on a wonderfull tour through the desert. Aside from finding numerous animals, what I'll remember the most is the sheer enthousiasm of both guides. I take home the respect they have for all things on this planet and continue...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank D_Piddy78
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We were on the tour of Tommy's Little 5, meaning the sometimes hard to see and overlooked animals of the dunes near Swakopmund. Tommy delights in his job and has boundless energy navigating the dunes with his other "scouts" as they hunt for chameleons, sidewinders...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susan A
Reviewed 20 July 2018

My dad and I went on the half-day Living Desert Tour, and I have to say "Wow!" Tommy and his team definitely know what they're doing and what they're talking about. They managed to find a skink (legless lizard), a black hairy tailed scorpion, a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Corlia J
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised!Our family went on his halfday tour and it was amazing!Tommy is a real treat and has an extended knowledge of the desert and its' animals.We had great fun with driver Eben.Tommy makes an effort to accommodate childrrn on the tour!Will defnitely...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Anthony J
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Response from nancymcd1954 | Reviewed this property |
The tours are about 4 hours, and while you are 4-wheeling in the desert, it wasn't that bumpy or anything. I was a little skeptical, thinking sand dunes would be boring, but Tommy and his crew really bring "the living... More
1 August 2015|
Response from Wim-Tusk | Reviewed this property |
I know Tommy does collect his guests from any hotel / guest house in Swakopmund. However the only cruise ship port might be in Walvisbay. I'm not sure if he collects from Walvisbay. If however you fill the vehicle as a group... More